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Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee donates 36k to DL Boys & Girls Club
Not drinking or driving, teens increasingly put off traditional markers of adulthood
Former Minn. assistant principal plans guilty pleas to charges related to explicit childrens' images
Study shows playing football before age 12 can lead to mood and behavior issues
Minnesota school accountability system up for review to meet federal standards
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Area pro and college sports briefs
DL Whalers capture squirt hockey title in Fargo
Raiders push win streak to three games
Laker volleyball runners-up at Hawley Invite
Girls soccer picks up sixth win in eight games
"The first day at school wasn't the worst day": Story from 1977 rings true today
Social Security celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Column: Sleeping with a neanderthal
Column: The very first school in Becker County
3 pumpkin-themed recipes to satisfy your sweet tooth
friends & neighbors
Flipping houses--it's not like TV
Arvig schedules cut-over date for all-digital conversion in Ada, Callaway, Glyndon, Hawley and Lake Park
Nurse practitioner joins Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic
MN gas prices up slightly over last week
Essentia Health Welcomes General Surgeon in Detroit Lakes
Fargo photographer exhibiting his work at Trinity Lutheran this month
NYM Cultural Center to host fiber arts classes Sept. 22-23
Eagles tribute show to open new season at the Holmes
'Sulfer Springs' is a can't miss read for Krueger mystery fans
Lakes Area Chorale headed for New York City: Picnic, info meeting on joining local community choir set for Sunday
Beejay Eckman and Tracy Nealis
Nena Rae Bartnes
Jerry & Monica Thunstrom
Alton O. Haugen
Leo L. Rabideaux
Eva Della Fritz
Anna Mae Nelson
It all started with an apple
Letter: Brain injury survivor provides bike helmets for kids
Marine recruit supports Tobacco 21 in DL
Warm up with roasted eggplant and garlic soup
This argument against Tobacco 21 should go up in smoke
A sight to make the neighbor drop his rake
Autumn full moons are fun times to fish
Black bears live in the shadows
Time for cooler-weather boat maintenance
Grosbeaks sure brighten up a wintertime yard
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
pine to palm
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
March 11, 2017
Hudson Bay--and history--bound: Woman paddles 2,500 miles, speaks at DL Public Library
In 1930, Eric Sevareid and Walter Port completed a canoe trek from Minneapolis to Hudson Bay. For the 75th anniversary of the adventure, another...
March 11, 2017 - 8:00am
January 27, 2017
Time to 'rock' and roll: Annual Senior Ladies Bonspiel in DL slides into 25 years
"This is a ladies' tournament, so it's a ladies' weekend," said Canadian Marilyn Manko. "That means time away from home, away from housework...
January 27, 2017 - 2:00pm
October 31, 2016
Women 360 - a magazine all about Becker County women
October 31, 2016 - 10:10am
August 4, 2016
WE Fest audience is mostly women, but performers largely aren’t
Amanda Watkins will kick off the largest country music and camping festival in the United States here Thursday, Aug. 4, with an early afternoon...
August 4, 2016 - 9:59am
July 27, 2016
Local women join forces to create an organization to fight back against domestic abuse
Detroit Lakes-area women are joining forces, and one by one, they are fighting back against the domestic violence that happens in their own backyards....
July 27, 2016 - 11:09am
November 12, 2015
SBA wants innovative women’s products
The West Central Minnesota Small Business Development Center (WC MN SBDC) is hosting a local “InnovateHer Competition. National finalists will pitch their products and ideas to a panel of expert judges and compete for $70,000 in prize money provided by Microsoft. The SBA is...
November 12, 2015 - 5:15am
May 21, 2015
Minnesota's the best place for women, research shows
ST. PAUL – In the past decade, Minnesota has become a better state for women, according to a new report by the Institute of Women's Policy Research. The research shows Minnesota is the best state for women, having made progress in key areas since 2004. Minnesota scored among...
May 21, 2015 - 8:47am
May 16, 2015
Walk your way to fitness, with library’s help
We all know we need to stay physically active for good health, but are you aware that walking could reduce the risk of many diseases? According...
May 16, 2015 - 5:05am
Dollar for dollar: Having an equal pay day
When Doris and Don Fisher opened their small retail store in 1969, they each put up $21,000 in savings and, without even discussing it, paid each other the same salary. That’s how equal partnerships work. Today, you know the Fishers’ company as Gap Inc. Following Doris and...
April 16, 2015 - 5:10am
February 1, 2015
‘Go Red for Women’ to shine light on heart health
Know your body. Push for answers. Educate yourself. Those are the three things about heart disease Kathryn Hass wants women to know. Three and a half years ago she was diagnosed with a rare heart disease – but not until after doing a lot of pushing for herself. “Don’t...
February 1, 2015 - 7:00am
June 30, 2012
Perham's Gabriele Anderson reinstated for Olympic Trials finals race
It appears Gabriele Anderson of Perham, Minn., has been reinstated to run in Sunday's women's 1,500 meter finals at the United States Olympic...
June 30, 2012 - 9:44pm
October 9, 2008
Missing Duluth hikers 'waving' and 'healthy' when found
Seventy hours after two Duluth hikers failed to emerge from a hike along one of the BWCAW's most grueling trails, searchers today found Maria Jacenko, 42, and Grace Knezevich, 23, alive and well. The women were spotted by a State Patrol helicopter on the north side of Glee Lake,...
October 9, 2008 - 12:00am
September 18, 2008
ELCA women invited to Cluster 7 Fall Gathering
All women of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America are invited to attend the Cluster No. 7 Fall Gathering on Saturday, Sept. 27, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Detroit Lakes. Theme of the gathering is "You're Something Special." Registration fee is $7. Registration and coffee...
September 18, 2008 - 12:00am
July 6, 2008
DNR?offers women's outdoor skills class
Women who want to experience archery, fishing and other outdoor activities are invited to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources' (DNR) Becoming An Outdoors Woman (BOW) fall workshop Sept. 12-14, at Gunflint Lodge near Grand Marias. The event includes fishing, canoeing, horseback...
July 6, 2008 - 12:00am
June 18, 2008
On the decline
From the KX Amateur to the Pine-to-Palm, area golf tournaments are filled these days with male competitors vying for a title. At the same time, however, local women's events appear to be drawing little interest from the players at the highest level. What gives?
June 18, 2008 - 12:00am